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Wednesday 19th December / presented by Ben Ainslie

Perth’s population is rising and over the past 8 years the number of people boarding trains has doubled.

You may have felt a little squishy last time you got on one.

So, can our public transport infrastructure keep up with this growing demand?

The State Labor Party doesn’t think it can – it’s announced plans to overhaul Perth’s rail network and build a new system to reduce congestion.

They will, of course, need to win the next election.

Shadow Transport Minister, Ken Travers joined Ben Ainslie on Morning Magazine.

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